en / fr

menu

Côtes de Morogues

Menetou-Salon Rouge AOP

Our Côtes de Morogues cuvée is a benchmark of the appellation. Born on the plateau and clay soil hills of the Morogues village, benefiting from various south and south-east exposures, the Pinot Noir and the Sauvignon Blanc thrives in this ideal environment.

This wine is available in France from 14,90 € at your preferred wine shop, or at our online shop Aux Trésors de Bacchus
Buy online

Born on the plateau and clay soil hills of the Morogues village.

APPELLATIONS CUVÉES

The Menetou-Salon appellation stretches on a narrow strip of hills starting west end of Sancerre and going up to the north east of the Bourges city. The appellation covers 560 hectares of ‘Terres Blanches’ terroir of south facing hills tucked between the Pays Fort plateau and the Loire river plain. Menetou Salon enjoys a long lasting history and was mentionned by Jacques Coeur in 1450. The diversity of the Terres Blanches terroir endows a legitimate identity to the Sauvignon Blanc and Pinot Noir.

WINEMAKING & AGEING

Planted on numerous steep hills with varying sun exposures, our vineyard requires a great deal of attention to get its essence. At harvest time, the daily tasting of the berries in each vineyard enables us to precisely choose the ideal picking date. The grapes are cold-macerated in whole bunches for a week before the alcoholic fermentation starts. The Pinot Noir thrives in Menetou Salon!

FOOD PAIRING

A refined balance of minerality and varietal flavors, our Côtes Morogues will compliment your veal cutlet with eggplant, chicken tagines or cheeses such as livarot or mimolette.

Tasting note

Aromas & taste

An eye catching ruby color with ripe cherry flavors opens your curiosity. The silky tannins supplement a structure that elegantly offers blackberry and cherry savors.

Download the technical sheet

Notes & Awards

Filter by yearof publication
Date Vintage Publication Awards
2022 2020

91 pts / A fragrant nose of very ripe dark cherries and plums with hints of cocoa powder and dried herbs. It’s medium-bodied with fine tannins and fresh acidity. Round and juicy, with fleshy dark cherries. Joyful and delicious. Drink now.

2022 2020
2022 2019
2021 2018
2021 2018

91 pts / Aromas of raspberries, redcurrants, cherries and baking spices. It’s medium-bodied with fine-grained tannins. Crisp and fresh with a juicy core of fruit and minerals. Flavorful and slightly tannic on the finish. Drink from 2022.

2020 2018 Consult

We use cookies to help us better understand how the site is used. By continuing to use this site, you agree to this policy.

Learn more